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New Features Join Batting Order on MLB.TV

Team view, home and away options and Amazon Echo platform integration available 2/07/2017 11:45 AM Eastern

MLB.TV, the pioneering 15-year-old live streaming sport product, is introducing new features developed by BAM Tech for the 2017 baseball season.

 

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MLB.TV Premium will cost $112.99 yearly. Subscribers will get access to Team View, which will give the a custom experience centered on their favorite team on supported platforms, an HD media player with additional playback controls, milestone markers and support for Chromcast and Chromebook.

 

Users will also be able to listen to live games without blackout restrictions on the Amazon Echo platform by saying: "Alexa, open MLB.”

 

Sixty frame per second HD video streaming will be available to MLB.TV Premium subs on supported devices that include iPhones, iPads and Apple TV boxes, Chromecast streaming adapters, PS4 and PS3 consoles, Roku players, and Xbox ONe and Xbox 360 consoles.

 

Read more at B&C.

 

-Multichannel News technology editor Jeff Baumgartner contributed to this story. 

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